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Description: Thomas N. Boate, public safety director of the Association of Casualty and Surety Companies, presents an award to Wisconsin for its high place in the train...
Description: View of the central business district, with unidentified businesses, some with false fronts. Automobiles and a truck are parked along the sidewalk. A man a...
Description: Portrait of Professor J. C. Gibson, University of Wisconsin School of Commerce, a member of the 1949 Madison Community Chest budget committee.
Description: These barn buildings are owned by Ken Schoebel, who lives up the West Bend Road.
Description: Five men from the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Petenwell stand together and smile for the camera. They are posed in front of a truck which is parked ne...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Group portrait of the staff officers of the 310th U.S. Army Engineer Corps. Lieutenant colonel P.S. Morris, the Commanding Officer, is standing second from...
Description: Harry Houdini, born Erik Weisz in Hungary and raised as Erich Weiss in Appleton, Wisconsin, preparing to do one of his famous escapes, this time from a sub...
Description: Raymond Robins and a bespectacled man standing together outdoors. Robins is standing inside a wooden frame on wheels.
Description: View of a lip ring casting that is a component of a basic oxygen furnace. This particular unit was purchased by Chicago Bridge and Iron of Greenville, Penn...
Description: Orpheum Theatre usher, Rolland W. Hamelin, who had recently received an appointment to West Point.
Description: The Municipal Light and Power Plant and water tower seen from across a pond.
Description: Terry Justman purchased this barn in 1996.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down railroad tracks of the Chicago, Milwaukee, & St. Paul Railway engine no. 404, class B4. Standing next to the locomotive is engineer Louis Peterso...
Description: LeRoy Priesgen proves that this old pump still is capable of pumping water.
Description: Poster for baseball game featuring the I.G.A. baseball team playing the Madison Colored Giants, a team with a state-wide reputation for presenting baseball...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A man sits on a stool while hand milking a Holstein cow in a stall in a red barn. He is wearing work clothes and a hat. A golden cow and a spotted brown co...
Description: The Madison Community Chest campaign kick-off luncheon at Grace Episcopal Church. Shown at the speakers table, clockwise from the left are: F. Halsey Kraeg...
Description: Stage view from behind the band The Bowery Boys during the set they played at the music festival Sound Storm. From left are: Richard Wiegel (guitar), Jeff...
Description: View uphill of a team of oxen with a wagon stacked with lumber. In the background, men gather outside a general store located in the Raton Mountains, betwe...
Description: Winners in the American Legion oratorical contest held on the campus of the University of Wisconsin are shown being congratuated by Lieut. Gov. George M. S...
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